The 2018 Gurney Races, a fast paced competition full of highs and lows, saw the Smooth Operators overtake Preemie Powers for the win. The Golden Stethoscope now resides in the 7th floor surgical suite of Batson Children's Hospital until teams fight for the chance to claim it next year.
While he was in graduate school, Dr. Amol Janorkar tried a bold experiment: to learn how to become an outstanding teacher. Its findings were confirmed resoundingly more than a decade later at UMMC when he was summoned to receive the 2018 Regions TEACH Prize.
On May 8, the School of Nursing Alumni Board named Michael Adcock SON 2018 Alumnus of the Year for his dedication to the nursing profession and his contributions to providing health care to Mississippians statewide through the UMMC Center for Telehealth.
Several interesting events are scheduled for the upcoming weeks at the Medical Center.
Several UMMC faculty, graduate students and postdoctoral trainees receive experimental biology awards at a recent conference, while the Institutional Assessment Committee honors individual educational units at UMMC for their administrative and educational support and instructional programs.